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Leading painter in the city of Tournai in FLANDERS

Robert Campin

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A painting containing three panels which make up one composition

Triptych

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The "Merode Altarpiece" is the earliest Annunciation panel that takes place in a completely ______ ______

Domestic Interior

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Symbolizes the purity of the virgin in the Merode Altarpiece

Spotless room
Vase

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Symbolizes Christ's appearance in the world in human form as a means of fooling, baiting, and catching the devil

Mousetrap

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The new medium at the time of the Merode Altarpiece

Oil paint

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Called the "King of Painters" by hue countrymen

Jan van Eyck

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These people were Jan van Eyck's contemporaries

Italians

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The story of "The Adoration of the Lamb" comes from what book of the bible

Revelations

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What is special about the words Mary is speaking

They are upside down to be read by God

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In "The Annunciation" these represent Mary's purity

Lilies

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In "The Annunciation" these signify Christ's resurrection

Pomegranates

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The symbols of fidelity in "Arnolfini Wedding"

Raised right hand
Little dog

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These indicate that the couple in "Arnolfini Wedding" are standing on holy ground

Clogs

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Symbol of fertility in "Arnolfini Wedding"

Peaches ripening on the chest

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Three types of light used in the northern Renaissance

Direct
Diffuses
Reflected

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Subject matter of the northern Renaissance

Religious
Portraits
Genre
Landscapes

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A DUTCH painter of fanciful IMAGES and incredible IMAGINATION

Hieronymus Bosch

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The left panel of "Garden of Delights"

The Garden of Eden

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The right panel in "Garden of Delights"

The Garden of Satan

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The middle panel in "Garden of Delights"

The Garden of Delights

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Was nicknamed Peasant Bruegel because he painted the common everyday activities of the working people

Pieter Bruegel

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LINE was a dominant feature of his style

Albrecht Durer

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This man was a master of watercolor

Durer

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The official painter of the city of Brussels

Rogier van der Weyden

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This man owns the skull that Mary's hand is almost touching in "Descent from the Cross"

Adam

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Christ's body is in this direction; it really tied together all of the parts

Horizontal

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This man was a peer of Durer

Mathias Grunewald

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This is seen when the "Isenheim Altarpiece" is closed

The Crucifixion

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This is seen when the panels of "Isenheim Altarpiece" are open

The Annunciation
The Nativity
The Resurrection

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All of these things add tension to the work of The Crucifixion in "Isenheim Altarpiece"

Cross is slightly off-center
Christ is bent from the weight of the world's sin
Sky is painted black

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Who is consoling Mary in The Crucifixion in the "Isenheim Altarpiece"

St. John

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What is shown whether the "Isenheim Altarpiece" is open or closed

The Pieta

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This man was one of the most important PORTRAIT painters of all times

Hans Holbein

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Hans was the court painter to want king

Henry VIII

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This is seen when "The French Ambassadors" is viewed properly

Skull

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